King's College London

Course Introduction

Study Modern Europe from different disciplinary perspectives in the heart of London with an additional specialisation in the politics, history, language and contemporary culture of France. Year three typically at 'Sciences Po' in Paris.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: European law; economics A; the causes of war; introduction to politics; French language; French political thought; revolution and reaction in modern France. Year 2 examples: War in international order; public law; introduction to international relations; international political economy; French language; modernity and the city. Year 3: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: European social policy; global cities; urban governance and regeneration; French core language; contemporary French politics; Flaubert; recent French thought.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • SQA Higher AAAAB
  • SQA Advanced Higher AA
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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73% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 69%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 71%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 49%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

95% Go on to work and/or study

In work 50
Studying 40
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 5
Unknown 5

16% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 60%

Total Coursework: 27%

Total Practical: 12%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation